Xabi Alonso Footballer Career & Stats

Xabi Alonso Footballer Career & Stats

Born: November 25, 1981 (age 32), Tolosa, Spain

Height: 6' 0" (1.83 m)

Spouse: Nagore Aramburu (m. 2009)

Salary: 4.5 million EUR (2012)

Siblings: Mikel Alonso, Jon Alonso

Current teams:

  • Basque Country regional football team (Midfielder)
  • Real Madrid C.F. (#14 / Midfielder)
  • Spain national football team (#14 / Midfielder)

Youth Career

  • Antiguoko
  • Real Sociedad

Senior Career

Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2000 Real Sociedad B 39 (2)
1999–2004 Real Sociedad 114 (9)
2000–2001 Eibar (loan) 14 (0)
2004–2009 Liverpool 143 (15)
2009– Real Madrid 158 (4)

National Team

Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000 Spain U18 1 (0)
2002–2003 Spain U21 9 (0)
2003– Spain 113 (16)
2001– Basque Country 5 (0)

First International: Spain - Ecuador 30 Apr 2003

FIFA World Cup 2014

  • Matches Played: 3
  • Minutes Played: 191
  • Goals Scored: 1
  • Crosses Completed: 0 %
  • Assists: 0
  • Recovered Balls: 12
  • Passes Completion Rate: 86.3 %
  • Fouls Committed: 5
  • Castrol Index: 6.98
  • Yellow Cards: 1
  • Red Cards: 0

Goals

Match Goals Assists    
vs Netherlands L 1 - 5 1 0 0 0
vs Chile L 0 - 2 0 0 1 0
vs Australia W 3 - 0 0 0 0 0

Career Statistics

Club

Club Season League Cup1 League Cup Europe Other2 Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Real Sociedad 1999–2000 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Total 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Eibar 2000–01 14 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
Total 14 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
Real Sociedad 2000–01 18 0 0 0 0 0 18 0
2001–02 29 3 0 0 0 0 29 3
2002–03 33 3 1 0 0 0 34 3
2003–04 34 3 0 0 8 1 42 4
Total 114 9 1 0 8 1 123 10
Liverpool 2004–05 24 2 0 0 0 0 8 1 32 3
2005–06 35 3 5 2 0 0 10 0 3 0 53 5
2006–07 32 4 1 0 2 0 15 0 1 0 51 4
2007–08 19 2 3 0 1 0 4 0 27 2
2008–09 33 4 3 0 1 0 10 1 47 5
Total 143 15 12 2 4 0 47 2 4 0 210 19
Real Madrid 2009–10 34 3 0 0 7 0 41 3
2010–11 34 0 7 1 11 0 52 1
2011–12 36 1 4 0 10 0 2 1 52 2
2012–13 28 0 7 0 10 0 2 0 47 0
2013–14 26 0 7 0 9 0 0 0 42 0
Total 158 4 25 1 47 0 4 1 234 6
Career total 429 28 39 3 4 0 102 3 8 1 582 35

International

National team Season Apps Goals
Spain
2002–03 1 0
2003–04 10 0
2004–05 6 0
2005–06 12 1
2006–07 8 0
2007–08 10 2
2008–09 14 4
2009–10 15 4
2010–11 10 1
2011–12 16 3
2012–13 5 0
2013–14 5 1
Career total 112 16

International Goals

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 14 June 2006 Zentralstadion, Leipzig, Germany Ukraine 1–0 4–0 2006 FIFA World Cup
2. 20 August 2008 Parken, Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark 0–1 0–3 Friendly
3. 20 August 2008 Parken, Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark 0–3 0–3 Friendly
4. 1 April 2009 Ali Sami Yen, Istanbul, Turkey Turkey 1–1 1–2 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification
5. 28 June 2009 Royal Bafokeng, Rustenburg, South Africa South Africa 3–2 3–2 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup
6. 14 November 2009 Vicente Calderón, Madrid, Spain Argentina 1–0 2–1 Friendly
7. 14 November 2009 Vicente Calderón, Madrid, Spain Argentina 2–1 2–1 Friendly
8. 29 May 2010 Tivoli, Innsbruck, Austria Saudi Arabia 2–1 3–2 Friendly
9. 8 June 2010 Condomina, Murcia, Spain Poland 3–0 6–0 Friendly
10. 7 June 2011 José Antonio Anzoátegui, Puerto la Cruz, Venezuela Venezuela 0–3 0–3 Friendly
11. 10 August 2011 San Nicola, Bari, Italy Italy 1–1 2–1 Friendly
12. 7 October 2011 Generali Arena, Prague, Czech Republic Czech Republic 0–2 0–2 Euro 2012 qualifying
13. 30 May 2012 Stade de Suisse, Bern, Switzerland South Korea 2–1 4–1 Friendly
14. 23 June 2012 Donbass Arena, Donetsk, Ukraine France 1–0 2–0 Euro 2012
15. 23 June 2012 Donbass Arena, Donetsk, Ukraine France 2–0 2–0 Euro 2012
16. 13 June 2014 Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, Brazil Netherlands 1–0 1–5 2014 FIFA World Cup

Honours

Club

Liverpool

  • FA Cup (1): 2005-06
  • FA Community Shield (1): 2006
  • UEFA Champions League (1): 2004–05
  • UEFA Super Cup (1): 2005

Real Madrid

  • La Liga (1): 2011–12
  • Copa del Rey (2): 2010–11, 2013–14
  • Supercopa de Espana (1): 2012
  • UEFA Champions League (1): 2013–14

Country

  • FIFA World Cup (1): 2010
  • UEFA European Championship (2): 2008, 2012

Individual

  • Spanish Player of the Year (1): 2003
  • Premier League Goal of the Month (1): November 2004
  • FIFA / FIFPro World XI (2): 2011, 2012
  • La Liga Best Midfielder (1): 2012
  • UEFA Euro Team of the Tournament (1): 2012

Decorations

  • Gold Medal of the Royal Order of Sporting Merit (1): 2011[